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infante

[in-fan-tey] /ɪnˈfæn teɪ/
noun
1.
any son of the king of Spain or of Portugal who is not heir to the throne.
Origin of infante
1545-1555
1545-55; < Spanish or Portuguese; see infant
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infante

/ɪnˈfæntɪ/
noun
1.
(formerly) a son of a king of Spain or Portugal, esp one not heir to the throne
Word Origin
C16: from Spanish or Portuguese, literally: infant
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